Definition of be of the belief that in English:

be of the belief that

phrase

  • Hold the opinion that; think:

    ‘I am firmly of the belief that we need to improve our product’
    • ‘Some people are of the belief that when it comes to the practice of magic that anything goes.’
    • ‘The prisoner was of the belief that his bail was legitimate.’
    • ‘I'm of the belief that perhaps everyone involved got too close to their characters and to their mission.’
    • ‘This young graduate was of the belief that if she had to move to another location in Australia then she might as well take advantage of the opportunity to work and travel overseas.’
    • ‘Having suffered a few nasty experiences on hockey fields, such as being obliged to play at all, she was firmly of the belief that sport ought to be actively discouraged.’
    • ‘Some people are of the belief that if their condition is classified as a chemical imbalance they can have no personal input into their recovery.’
    • ‘I am firmly of the belief that this is the BEST ISSUE EVER and it's only the third one.’
    • ‘In the meantime, we're just firmly of the belief that if someone commits a crime in this country, they should be punished by our laws.’
    • ‘I am of the belief that if man were supposed to eat leaves, he would live in the forest.’
    • ‘This is deliberate, as I am firmly of the belief that an element of surprise is crucial to all good discos.’